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All-Star eve is a home run party

In and out of Fenway, fans celebrate

There had never been a night quite like this one. Who ever heard of a batting practice block party?

Only the privileged could get tickets to last night’s Home Run Derby, won by Ken Griffey, but that didn’t stop thousands of resourceful New Englanders from taking it to the street -- Lansdowne Street, that is.

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